[nSLUG] irc

Ben Armstrong synrg at sanctuary.nslug.ns.ca
Wed Jul 17 14:30:38 ADT 2013


On 07/17/2013 02:14 PM, Stephen Gregory wrote:
> Ben should have said what his favourite irc client is. I am pretty
> certain that he likes the old-skool text mode client: irssi. (my
> favourite too.)

Exactly. That's what I use.

> A good gui client is xchat. I would use xchat over pidgin for IRC.

And I would tend to agree. Pidgin's irc support is not its core
strength. If you are only an occasional irc user, you might be happy
with it, though. But as you get into irc more, you will probably find it
limiting.

Ben



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